The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 443 398 325
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -73
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 556 766 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 1.62% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 491 554 799
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42288 47141 42305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 39.82% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 37449 34396
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -54 499 £42,750 -5.00% 62
London +9 170 £55,000 -10.20% 17
South East -49 72 £48,750 +21.87% 6
North West -32 59 £42,500 +13.33% 12
East of England -31 55 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands -26 42 £42,500 +9.67% 8
Cheshire -11 32 £42,500 +6.25% 6
South West -38 30 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire -10 29 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Manchester -1 23 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Scotland +5 22 £42,500 - 3
City of London +2 21 £52,500 -4.54% 4
East Midlands -2 21 £42,500 +21.42% 12
West Yorkshire +5 20 £39,000 -8.23% 5
Surrey +13 19 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North East +10 18 £34,500 -18.82%
Suffolk -18 17 £44,000 +10.00%
Tyne and Wear +8 16 £34,500 -18.82%
Staffordshire -16 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Glasgow +7 15 £34,000 -22.72% 1
Ipswich -19 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Berkshire +7 14 £90,000 +111.76% 3
Derbyshire +21 13 £42,500 +57.40% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 13 £40,000 -13.51%
Warwickshire -7 13 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -20 13 £41,500 +33.87%
Bedfordshire -13 12 £50,000 -4.76%
Bristol -18 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire +24 11 £47,500 -7.31%
Hampshire -11 11 £32,500 -22.61% 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 794 (70.14%) .NET
2 739 (65.28%) C#
3 599 (52.92%) SQL Server
4 514 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
5 484 (42.76%) SQL
5 484 (42.76%) ASP.NET
6 407 (35.95%) JavaScript
7 399 (35.25%) Microsoft
8 392 (34.63%) HTML
9 365 (32.24%) CSS
10 361 (31.89%) Finance
11 360 (31.80%) OO
12 335 (29.59%) MVC
13 316 (27.92%) TDD
14 286 (25.27%) Web Services
15 281 (24.82%) Scrum
16 267 (23.59%) .NET Framework
17 254 (22.44%) Unit Testing
18 253 (22.35%) SOA
19 233 (20.58%) XML
20 232 (20.49%) Windows
21 222 (19.61%) jQuery
22 212 (18.73%) WCF
23 196 (17.31%) Java
24 185 (16.34%) Degree
25 184 (16.25%) Oracle
26 180 (15.90%) T-SQL
27 174 (15.37%) HTML5
28 166 (14.66%) Visual Studio
28 166 (14.66%) MS Excel

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 89 (7.86%) IIS
2 69 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 48 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
4 46 (4.06%) JBoss
5 34 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 31 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.47%) CMS
8 22 (1.94%) Apache
9 17 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 15 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (1.33%) Tuxedo
10 15 (1.33%) AquaLogic
11 11 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
11 11 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.80%) Orchard CMS
12 9 (0.80%) Jetty
13 6 (0.53%) Mule
13 6 (0.53%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 166 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.56%) MS Office
3 14 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.35%) MS Project
5 4 (0.35%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 34 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.35%) Staffware
2 4 (0.35%) MoSes
2 4 (0.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 3 (0.27%) RMDS
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.27%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) Lawson
4 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.088%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.088%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.15%) SaaS
4 5 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.27%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.98%) HTTP
2 52 (4.59%) Internet
3 25 (2.21%) Firewall
4 19 (1.68%) SAN
5 18 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.50%) DNS
6 17 (1.50%) NAS
7 12 (1.06%) DHCP
8 11 (0.97%) SMTP
9 6 (0.53%) Wireless
10 5 (0.44%) SNMP
11 4 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.27%) Intranet
13 2 (0.18%) GPRS
13 2 (0.18%) SMS
13 2 (0.18%) UMTS
13 2 (0.18%) MVNO
14 1 (0.088%) LDAP
14 1 (0.088%) Broadband
14 1 (0.088%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (52.92%) SQL Server
2 113 (9.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 68 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 62 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 55 (4.86%) Oracle Database
8 44 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 42 (3.71%) NoSQL
10 38 (3.36%) MySQL
11 33 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (2.74%) MongoDB
13 30 (2.65%) DB2
13 30 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
16 24 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (1.77%) Hazelcast
18 19 (1.68%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 166 (14.66%) Visual Studio
2 145 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (6.10%) Git (software)
4 58 (5.12%) NUnit
5 51 (4.51%) Subversion
6 49 (4.33%) Maven
7 48 (4.24%) JUnit
8 47 (4.15%) Selenium
9 46 (4.06%) JIRA
10 28 (2.47%) AccuRev
11 25 (2.21%) Moq
12 24 (2.12%) SpecFlow
13 22 (1.94%) Jenkins
14 21 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 21 (1.86%) JMeter
15 18 (1.59%) Eclipse
16 17 (1.50%) WebDriver
17 16 (1.41%) SoapUI
17 16 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
17 16 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 361 (31.89%) Finance
2 91 (8.04%) Banking
3 75 (6.63%) Retail
4 56 (4.95%) Front Office
5 44 (3.89%) Marketing
6 36 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.92%) Games
8 32 (2.83%) Back Office
9 21 (1.86%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.86%) Legal
10 19 (1.68%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.33%) Advertising
12 12 (1.06%) French Language
12 12 (1.06%) Billing
13 11 (0.97%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.53%) Publishing
15 2 (0.18%) Law
16 1 (0.088%) Electronics
16 1 (0.088%) Military
16 1 (0.088%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 741 (65.46%) Developer
2 298 (26.33%) .NET Developer
3 238 (21.02%) C# Developer
4 152 (13.43%) Architect
5 146 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 135 (11.93%) Senior Developer
7 102 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
8 97 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 88 (7.77%) Solutions Architect
9 88 (7.77%) Java Developer
10 81 (7.16%) Analyst
11 78 (6.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 65 (5.74%) Web Developer
13 54 (4.77%) Lead Developer
14 51 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
15 41 (3.62%) .NET Web Developer
16 38 (3.36%) Tester
16 38 (3.36%) Software Engineer
16 38 (3.36%) Programmer
17 35 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 794 (70.14%) .NET
2 484 (42.76%) ASP.NET
3 392 (34.63%) HTML
4 365 (32.24%) CSS
5 286 (25.27%) Web Services
6 267 (23.59%) .NET Framework
7 233 (20.58%) XML
8 222 (19.61%) jQuery
9 212 (18.73%) WCF
10 174 (15.37%) HTML5
11 151 (13.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 139 (12.28%) Entity Framework
13 132 (11.66%) Ajax
14 120 (10.60%) Spring
15 114 (10.07%) WinForms
15 114 (10.07%) WPF
16 107 (9.45%) CSS3
17 92 (8.13%) SOAP
18 77 (6.80%) JSON
19 72 (6.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.83%) Client/Server
2 98 (8.66%) Computer Science
2 98 (8.66%) Enterprise Software
3 75 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.06%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.62%) Derivative
6 40 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
7 28 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 24 (2.12%) Equities
8 24 (2.12%) SWIFT
9 23 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
10 21 (1.86%) Hedge funds
10 21 (1.86%) Fixed Income
11 20 (1.77%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.68%) Clustering
13 18 (1.59%) Data Structures
14 17 (1.50%) iPhone
14 17 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
15 16 (1.41%) Online Games
15 16 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 232 (20.49%) Windows
2 79 (6.98%) Linux
3 63 (5.57%) Android
4 52 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 46 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.83%) UNIX
8 13 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.15%) Windows Phone
9 12 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.35%) MVS
12 3 (0.27%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.18%) Solaris
14 1 (0.088%) AIX
14 1 (0.088%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (31.80%) OO
3 335 (29.59%) MVC
4 316 (27.92%) TDD
5 281 (24.82%) Scrum
6 254 (22.44%) Unit Testing
7 253 (22.35%) SOA
8 133 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
9 132 (11.66%) Mentoring
10 127 (11.22%) Software Engineering
11 121 (10.69%) OOD
12 117 (10.34%) UML
13 97 (8.57%) OOP
14 95 (8.39%) Multithreading
15 92 (8.13%) E-Commerce
16 71 (6.27%) TOGAF
17 59 (5.21%) CRM
18 56 (4.95%) Web Development
19 51 (4.51%) BDD
20 47 (4.15%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 739 (65.28%) C#
2 484 (42.76%) SQL
3 407 (35.95%) JavaScript
4 196 (17.31%) Java
5 180 (15.90%) T-SQL
6 146 (12.90%) VB.NET
7 83 (7.33%) VB
8 22 (1.94%) C++
9 21 (1.86%) Delphi
10 17 (1.50%) VB6
11 16 (1.41%) COBOL
12 14 (1.24%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.97%) XPath
14 10 (0.88%) XAML
14 10 (0.88%) VBA
15 8 (0.71%) PHP
15 8 (0.71%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.62%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.62%) Lua
16 7 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 185 (16.34%) Degree
2 38 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.86%) ISEB
4 12 (1.06%) MCSE
4 12 (1.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (1.06%) MCITP
4 12 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.53%) MCPD
8 4 (0.35%) MCP
9 3 (0.27%) MCTS
9 3 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.18%) Brainbench
10 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.18%) CISSP
11 1 (0.088%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.59%) QA
2 17 (1.50%) WAI
3 13 (1.15%) SLA
4 12 (1.06%) COBIT
5 8 (0.71%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.088%) HL7
7 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (1.06%) vSphere
4 12 (1.06%) vCloud
4 12 (1.06%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (1.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (0.71%) MOM
4 5 (0.44%) Puppet
4 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.35%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.088%) nmon
Vendors
1 399 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 184 (16.25%) Oracle
3 75 (6.63%) IBM
4 37 (3.27%) VMware
5 24 (2.12%) Sybase
6 22 (1.94%) HP
7 20 (1.77%) BEA
8 17 (1.50%) Veritas
9 16 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.33%) Micro Focus
11 14 (1.24%) Telerik
11 14 (1.24%) Google
12 12 (1.06%) Juniper
12 12 (1.06%) Cisco
13 9 (0.80%) Sencha
14 8 (0.71%) DevExpress
14 8 (0.71%) SAP
15 7 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.62%) Terracotta
16 6 (0.53%) Twitter
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Futures - South West
Salary: Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Full Benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IS Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IS Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £17000 - £20000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago